Bombay High Court allows BMC to use private building as quarantine facility.

The Bombay High Court has permitted the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to use a private residential building it requisitioned as a quarantine facility, after the civic body gave an undertaking to pay a monthly rent of over Rs 28 lakh for such use. In an order passed last week, a bench of Justices S J Kathawalla […]

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Bombay High Court asks NMMC for list of protective gear distributed to staff.

The Bombay High Court has directed the Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation to file an affidavit listing details of all the protective gear procured and distributed to its staff in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Justice S J Kathawalla passed the order on Tuesday on a petition filed by sanitation and health workers of the Navi […]

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Not right to deprive child’s access to grandparents : Bombay High Court

Observing that it is not right to deprive access of a child to his/her grandparents, the Bombay High Court directed a Mumbai-based woman to let her 10-year- old son meet her former in-laws once a week. A division bench of Justices S J Kathawalla and B P Colabawalla earlier this week rejected a petition filed by […]

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Pharma Co. Guilty In Infringement Case will Donate Rs 1.50 Cr For Kerala Floods: Bombay High Court

MUMBAI: The Bombay High Court has ordered a pharmaceutical company to deposit Rs 1.50 crore as the company was found guilty of infringing on trademark under the Intellectual Property Rights Act. The Court directed  to deposit the punishable amount towards the Kerala Chief Minister’s Fund for flood relief work. The company had allegedly copied a product manufactured […]

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HC directs deposit of proceeds of sale of DC with ICICI bank

The Bombay High Court today directed that proceeds of the sale of IPL team Deccan Chargers be deposited with the ICICI bank after paying five per cent to BCCI. The order was passed by Justice S J Kathawalla while hearing an application filed by Tata Capital against Deccan Chronicle Holdings Ltd (DCHL), owners of Deccan […]

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